Economy

US Trade Deficit Jumped by 12.1% in 2017

US Trade Deficit Jumped by 12.1% in 2017

The U.S. ran an $810 billion deficit in the trade of goods and a $244 billion surplus in services such as banking and education. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at the USA Thank You Tour ev...

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Shares of Wynn Resorts rise nearly three pc on Thursday

Shares of Wynn Resorts rise nearly three pc on Thursday

It has a 48.1 P/E ratio. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $79.5 on the company shares. The stock increased 1.86% or $3.0968 during the last trading session, reac...

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FTSE 100 tumbles after dramatic losses across U.S. and Asia

FTSE 100 tumbles after dramatic losses across U.S. and Asia

Earlier on Tuesday, Japan's Nikkei 225 tumbled 4.7 per cent , marking its worst fall since November 2016 and taking it to a four-month low. The sell-off followed a painful week for U.S. The same is...

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Britain could take control of rail line after Stagecoach contract failure

Britain could take control of rail line after Stagecoach contract failure

Virgin and Stagecoach will now operate the London to Glasgow service from 1 April 2018 until potentially 31 March 2020. These include the Department for Transport stepping in to operate services, as...

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Market Mover - Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)

Market Mover - Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)

It has underperformed by 9.99% the S&P500. Voya Financial Incorporated (NYSE:VOYA) had an increase of 2.72% in short interest. CNNX's SI was 83,200 shares in February as released by FINRA. Analysts ...

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Crude oil futures slip 0.77 per cent on weak global cues

Crude oil futures slip 0.77 per cent on weak global cues

Brent crude futures were at $67.91 per barrel, down almost 1 percent after plummeting almost 1.5 percent on Friday, and U.S. WTI futures were down 0.86 percent to $64.89 per barrel, after easing 0.5 p...

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Beijing inches closer to becoming world's busiest airport

Beijing inches closer to becoming world's busiest airport

Dubai International received an average of 7.35 million passengers per month past year and had record months in January, July and August of 2017, when traffic breached the 8-million passenger mark, t...

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Let's not panic about the Dow just yet

Let's not panic about the Dow just yet

Investors are anxious about evidence of rising inflation in the U.S. Increased inflation might push the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates more quickly, which could slow down economic gro...

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Bank to hold rates amid speculation over May hike

Bank to hold rates amid speculation over May hike

Mr Blythe said the RBA board will be confronted by positive factors including US President Donald Trump's economy-boosting tax cuts, stronger global commodity prices, improvements in Australia's job...

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Jet slides on runway & bursts into flames at airshow (PHOTO, VIDEOS)

Jet slides on runway & bursts into flames at airshow (PHOTO, VIDEOS)

Changi Airport confirmed that the incident took place on Runway 1 around 1:30pm today, with the Korean pilot sent to the clinic after he sustained light injuries. The Black Eagles uses the KAI T-50 Go...

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E-cigarettes should be on sale in hospital shops, health body says

E-cigarettes should be on sale in hospital shops, health body says

However the number of people using the products has "plateaued", now standing at just under three million people in the UK. The report also says they are at least 95% less harmful than smoking. The ...

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BB&T Corp Has $14.07 Million Holdings in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Barry Rosenstein increased its stake in Eqt Corp (EQT) by 450.42% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company has a market cap of $55.46 Billion. Pacific Crest maintained A...

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United Kingdom must tackle 'astonishing' cost of congestion, study says

United Kingdom must tackle 'astonishing' cost of congestion, study says

Motorists in Grimsby lost an average of 21 hours per year sitting in traffic last year, which is far higher than the four hours Gainsborough drivers spend in traffic. commuting) a year in congestion. ...

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Viavi Solutions Inc (VIAV) Director Sells 4997 Shares of Stock

Viavi Solutions Inc (VIAV) Director Sells 4997 Shares of Stock

The firm had revenue of $201.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $185.80 million. Viavi Solutions Inc . (NASDAQ:VIAV) current ratio calculated as 2.20, this value i...

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United Dominion Realty Trust (UDR) Share Activity Climbing in Session (0.57%)

The company has market cap of $1.98 billion. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $120.73. About 7.19M shares traded. (NASDAQ:AWRE) for 1,965 shares. Prudential...

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Why rising bond yields causing pain to stocks

Why rising bond yields causing pain to stocks

But stocks are a higher-risk investment than bonds , which are backed by the United States Treasury. From their recent high, U.S. shares have fallen 3.9% making it the deepest pullback since a 4.8%...

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RBI likely to keep policy rates on hold

RBI likely to keep policy rates on hold

The so-called Super Thursday release of data from the Bank is likely to see it revise up growth forecasts, with JP Morgan pencilling in a rise from 1.6% to 1.9% in 2018 and a nudge up to 1.8% in 2019....

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ISPs must follow net neutrality in New Jersey, governor declares

ISPs must follow net neutrality in New Jersey, governor declares

Although the order can only cover some ISPs, it can also benefit ordinary customers, as long as they're subscribed to a provider that does business with the government. In December, the FCC voted to e...

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Cryptocurrencies are fighting back after bitcoin dipped below $6000

Cryptocurrencies are fighting back after bitcoin dipped below $6000

Since January 1, the total market cap for virtual currencies has fallen by $245.7 billion, or roughly 43%, thanks to fears of new regulations in Asian markets like China. Both groups said they were ta...

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Best Buy to stop selling CDs by July 1

Best Buy to stop selling CDs by July 1

With digital sales and streaming eclipsing the sale of physical media, Best Buy has announced they will start pulling CDs from stores this July. Revenues from streaming music services accounted for ...

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Brexit 'uncertainty' drags Tata Motors profits

Brexit 'uncertainty' drags Tata Motors profits

On Monday, the Tata Motors stock opened at Rs 381.65 and touched an intra-day high and low of Rs 398.40 and Rs 380.45, respectively, and closed at Rs 396.05 on the BSE. The consolidated profits are ...

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Chicago Auto Show: Nissan 370Zki Roadster

Chicago Auto Show: Nissan 370Zki Roadster

If you're thinking about doing this to your own 370Z, you might think again. The vehicle has rear Dominator tracks from American Track Truck Inc. All of that work required the removal of the entir...

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Wall Street plunges, S&P 500 erases 2018's gains

Wall Street plunges, S&P 500 erases 2018's gains

With Monday's declines, the S&P 500 erased its gains for 2018 and is now down 0.9 percent in 2018. "It's pretty insane", Chris Weston, chief market strategist at IG in Melbourne, Australia, said, ...

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7 iconic moments of Cristiano Ronaldo's career

7 iconic moments of Cristiano Ronaldo's career

Ahead of that match, PSG captain Thiago Silva has been speaking about both Ronaldo and Messi to French publication Le10 Sport . It's pretty remarkable that the Lionel Messi v Cristiano Ronaldo...

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Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S operating system after less than a year

Microsoft ditches Windows 10 S operating system after less than a year

Windows 10 enterprise is more like an actual Pro Version of windows but there are even some problems there and still many enterprises are using windows 7 (The New XP). Office 2019 will provide 5 year...

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Hacker suspect Lauri Love wins USA extradition appeal

Hacker suspect Lauri Love wins USA extradition appeal

Westminster Magistrates' Court ruled in 2016 that Love could legally be extradited, but two judges have on Monday (5 February) overruled the decision. The Rev Love said he was concerned his son wo...

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Officials Warn Against Sharing Child Pornography Video Circulating on Facebook

Officials Warn Against Sharing Child Pornography Video Circulating on Facebook

There's a viral video going around on social media that's showing apparent child pornography. Jerrell Washington, 42, of Montgomery, was charged with one count each of possession and dissemination o...

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Herberger's Parent Company Files For Bankruptcy

Herberger's Parent Company Files For Bankruptcy

About two dozen distressed retailers, including Nine West Holdings Inc. and Claire's Stores Inc., are on the watch list of Moody's Investors Service. Bon-Ton serves smaller communities in 26 states ...

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Broadcom is getting ready to raise its bid for Qualcomm

Broadcom is getting ready to raise its bid for Qualcomm

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Ryanair CEO warns of strikes, says some pilot demands 'laughable'

Ryanair CEO warns of strikes, says some pilot demands 'laughable'

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